BlackBerry Announces Proposed Common Share Purchase Program

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 21, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program to purchase for cancellation up to 12 million BlackBerry common shares, or approximately 2.6% of the outstanding public float. BlackBerry can purchase the common shares over […]

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BlackBerry Leap will be available starting May 23rd in Singapore

Singapore – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced the availability of BlackBerry® Leap in Singapore. From May 23, young power professionals who want to get things done, and companies looking for enterprise fleet renewals will be able to purchase BlackBerry Leap through select carriers and partners. Cameron […]

QNX Neutrino OS is powering a fare collection system from MSI Global

OTTAWA, May 21, 2015 — QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited, today announced that the QNX® Neutrino® OS is powering a fare collection system, which includes automatic gates, ticketing machines, and onboard bus equipment, throughout the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), including Singapore, the Philippines, and Thailand. The system was created […]

BlackBerry Launches the BlackBerry Leap in Hong Kong

BlackBerry has been making their rounds with the international launch of the BlackBerry Leap. The latest stop on for the launch of the BlackBerry Leap is Hong Kong. You can now pick up the BlackBerry Leap from select carriers and partners. Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile […]

White BlackBerry Classic now available in white in Saudi Arabia

New Color Offers Greater Choice to Productive Mobile Professionals Looking for a Familiar QWERTY Design Merged with the Security and Speed of BlackBerry 10 Riyadh , Saudi Arabia – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that a white color version of the BlackBerry® Classic™ smartphone is now […]

BlackBerry Completes WatchDox Acquisition

Acquisition expands BlackBerry’s enterprise portfolio to provide the most secure end-to-end mobile solution WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 7, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of WatchDox, a data security company offering the most secure enterprise file-sync-and-share (EFSS) solutions on any device(1). Terms […]

BlackBerry Leap Now Available In Canada

The BlackBerry Leap, an affordable all-touch smartphone in a modern and powerful design is now available in Canada. The BlackBerry Leap is designed for consumers and enterprise users who value security and privacy when pushing their productivity to the next level. The new BlackBerry Leap will be available from Bell Mobility, Rogers Wireless, Sasktel, TELUS, […]

Caprecom Chooses BlackBerry’s Cross-Platform BES12 for Highly Secured Enterprise Mobility Management

Bogotá, Colombia – BlackBerry® (Nasdaq: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that Caprecom, one of the most important Colombian companies in the health services insurance sector and pension fund management, chose to upgrade to BES12™: a multi-OS EMM solution by BlackBerry®. Caprecom selected BES12 in order to improve the company’s […]

BlackBerry Unveils the BlackBerry Classic in White

New Color Offers Greater Choice to Productive Mobile Professionals Looking for a Familiar QWERTY Design Merged with the Security and Speed of BlackBerry 10 WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 26, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced a white color version of the BlackBerry(R) Classic(TM) smartphone. The no-nonsense smartphone […]

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite now available in Singapore

Stuttgart/Singapore – Porsche Design and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today launched the new Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite smartphone from BlackBerry® in Singapore. This new member to the P’9983 family will provide exclusive graphite-metallic colored elements and the finest, hand-wrapped leather on the back door cover. This new […]

BlackBerry Advances Security of Mobile and Internet of Things with New High Assurance Initiative

BlackBerry’s Center for High Assurance Computing Excellence unites researchers to target vulnerability prevention WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 21, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today introduced the BlackBerry Center for High Assurance Computing Excellence (CHACE). The initiative expands the Company’s research and development (R&D) efforts to drive worldwide innovation and […]

Certicom Launches Managed Certificate Service to Secure Sensor Networks and IoT Applications

Elliptic Curve Cryptography offers high-end, low-cost protection for millions of smart connected devices WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 21, 2015) – Certicom Corp., a subsidiary of BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), today announced a new managed public key infrastructure certificate service for connected devices, unleashing the performance of its renowned security technology for a broad range of Internet […]

BlackBerry Acquiring WatchDox to Bolster Mobile Content Security and Enterprise Collaboration

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 21, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire WatchDox Ltd. to further enhance BlackBerry’s best-in-class mobile security and give enterprises unmatched control over their files even after data leaves the corporate network. WatchDox’s technology will […]

BlackBerry set to acquire WatchDox

BlackBerry is expected to release a press release today, informing the world about their latest acquisition, WatchDox. Think Dropbox or Box on an enterprise level, if you are unsure what WatchDox is. The deal is said to be worth approximately US$150-200 Million ans was signed this week. BlackBerry is said to open a new R&D facility […]

BlackBerry Announces Global Rollout of BlackBerry Leap

New five-inch all-touch smartphone supports consumers and enterprise users who value security and privacy while pushing their productivity to the next level WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 15, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced the availability of BlackBerry® Leap in the United Kingdom and rollout in major markets. Beginning […]

Home Healthcare Provider Chooses BES12 by BlackBerry to Enable More Efficient Communications

HIMSS 2015, Chicago, IL – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that CarePartners has chosen CellTrak’s VisitManager™ solution, running on BlackBerry® 10 smartphones and managed by BES12: a multi-OS EMM solution by BlackBerry, to mobilize their home care providers. CarePartners is a home care nursing agency that […]

Award-winning Design Achievement: BlackBerry Receives Prestigious Top Prize in the Red Dot Award 2015

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – April 10, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that the BlackBerry(R) Passport(TM) has won the prestigious Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. The BlackBerry Passport proved its design excellence in the most important competition for product design, which is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. […]

BlackBerry becomes ‘most improved’ in Net Promoter consumer study

BlackBerry has increased their overall Net Promoter Score by approximently 15 points from last year. Even coming in last out of the seven smartphone companies Satmetrix surveys. BlackBerry has reached a NPS score of 28! The Satmetrix Net Promoter Benchmarks are based on survey responses from more than 30,000 U.S. consumers nationwide who rated their […]

BlackBerry Launches Enhanced SIM-based Licensing Solution for 3 Hong Kong Enterprise Customers

HONG KONG, CHINA–(Marketwired – March 27, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that 3 Hong Kong, the mobile telecommunications division of Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited (HTHKH; SEHK: 215), is now offering its enterprise customers Enhanced SIM-Based Licensing (ESBL) by BlackBerry. With the new ESBL offering, 3 […]

BlackBerry Launches Enhanced SIM-based Licensing Solution for China Mobile Hong Kong Enterprise Customers

HONG KONG, CHINA–(Marketwired – March 27, 2015) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that China Mobile Hong Kong Co., Ltd. (“CMHK”), the wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile Limited, the world’s largest mobile network operator, will offer Enhanced SIM-Based Licensing (ESBL) by BlackBerry to its enterprise customers. With the […]